The Best Hay To Feed Animals

People new to raising animals may not know the difference between straw and hay.? Straw is a grass that is grown as a grain.? With very limited amounts of nutritional value, straw is generally used as bedding for animals.? Hay on the other hand, can come in two forms. Grass (carbonaceous hay) Legume   Grass hay has less protein and calcium than legume so a grain supplement is needed.? There Continue reading The Best Hay To Feed Animals

Short on Hay Try Garbage Bag Silage

Make Your Own Garbage Bag Silage During times of drought or long cold winters hay can get expensive and hard to find.? If you happen to mow a lawn that doesn’t get sprayed with pesticides save the grass clippings and make silage.? Here’s how it’s done. Mow the grass and let it dry out. Rake the grass up and pack it tight into a garbage bag. Sit on the bag Continue reading Short on Hay Try Garbage Bag Silage